Last Thursday MBA asked HUD to withhold publication of its final disparate impact rule and to bring the housing, lending and civil rights communities together for renewed discussions about how to address the wide housing and wealth gaps faced by communities of color.
July has been a good month for the housing industry thus far; HUD and the Census Bureau kept the momentum going Friday with a positive report on housing starts.
This week’s chart highlights initial unemployment claims data from the U.S. Department of Labor, portraying the speed and severity of the labor market’s deterioration during the COVID-19 pandemic, as businesses closed or transitioned to remote working arrangements.
The eMortgage Readiness Checklist outlines key steps toward adopting a digital mortgage process and will prepare you for selling and servicing eMortgages with Fannie Mae. Use it to assess readiness and track your progress.